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There certainly is a lot of political pressure for states to adopt the new federal tax codes. But there is no law that requires them to do so. ---->>>

I never wanted to work for anybody else; I always wanted to be my own boss. ---->>>

I wouldn't know Robbie Williams if I fell over him. ---->>>

If you have a successful run, everything comes to you. Nothing succeeds like success. ---->>>

Occasionally, you get a nice surprise when someone covers your song in an extraordinary way. ---->>>

Geoff Leonard knows more about me than I know myself. ---->>>

Frank Sinatra did 'Born Free', Tony Bennett did 'Walkabout,' but you have no control over who does what, really. So you just hold yourself responsible for the stuff you do, and then get filthy rich on all this stuff that other people have done. ---->>>


John Barry profile (john-barry.jpg)
Nationality: British
Born: 11-03, 1933
Die: 2011-01-30
Occupation: Composer

John Barry Prendergast, OBE (; 3 November 1933 – 30 January 2011) was an English composer and conductor of film music. He composed the scores for 11 of the James Bond films between 1963 and 1987, and also arranged and performed the "James Bond Theme" to the first film in the series, 1962's Dr. No. He wrote the Grammy and Academy Award-winning scores to the films Dances with Wolves and Out of Africa, as well as the theme for the British television cult series The Persuaders!, in a career spanning over 50 years (wikipedia)